Thigh Lift Procedure

The thigh lift is a type of plastic surgery procedure. The thigh lift is similar to other “lift” cosmetic surgery treatments, such as the face lift or arm lift, in that it is designed to tighten skin and reduce a small amount of fat from a certain area of the body.

thigh lift may be the solution you need to make your thighs more proportional or remove excess skin after weight loss. Request more information today: call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

What is a Thigh Lift?

Thigh lift surgery is a procedure designed to lift and tighten the thighs. A thigh lift is not a fat reduction procedure. In many cases, it is combined with one, such as liposuction. Thigh lifts are utilized to:

There are two different types of thigh lifts: the medial thigh lift, which refers to the inner thigh, and the outer thigh lift, which refers to the outside portion of the thigh. Which type of lift you receive will likely be established in an initial consultation.

How Does a Thigh Lift Work?

The procedure for a thigh lift will vary depending on which of the two options you receive. During a medial thigh lift:

During an outer thigh lift:

Each thigh lift will be different, depending on the amount of skin being removed and the individual patient. After each type of thigh lift surgery, a long recovery time is to be expected. A compression garment may be worn during this time to help facilitate recovery.

After thigh lift recovery, many people experience improved skin tightness, texture and more.

Request More Information Today

The thigh lift procedure is a useful treatment for those looking to improve the appearance or proportion of their thighs. Request more information today: call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

Author
Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG As an expert in preventive care, innovative treatment solutions, and laparoscopic surgery, board-certified OB/GYN Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG, is a trusted practitioner who’s been in private practice since 1985. Dr. Zikria earned his doctor of medicine from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. He went on to complete a competitive surgical residency program at Georgetown University in Washington. Dr. Zikria then went through a comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology residency program through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at the Magee-Women’s Hospital. He welcomes new and existing patients to his practice in Milpitas, California.

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